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wasted

A New Internet of Things Botnet Originated on 'Grand Theft Auto' Servers

Attackers said “God’s wrath will be employed against the IP that you provide us.”
Mack DeGeurin
2.15.18
Internet of Shit
Internet of Shit

Researchers Find Flaw That Could Turn LG Robot Vacuums Into Perfect Spying Machines

The bug is just the latest in a long, seemingly endless list of flaws found in so-called smart devices.
Lucian Constantin
10.26.17
def con
def con

Watch a Hacked, Internet-Connected Car Wash Repeatedly Attack a Car

It's the first example showing a connected device being used to physically attack someone.
Kim Zetter
7.28.17
def con
def con

Car Wash Hack Can Strike Vehicle, Trap Passengers, Douse Them With Water

"We believe this to be the first exploit of a connected device that causes the device to physically attack someone," researchers presenting the proof-of-concept say.
Kim Zetter
7.26.17
before its too late
before its too late

The US Needs to Get Serious About Securing the Internet of Hackable Things

In an exclusive Motherboard op-ed, US Senator Mark Warner says last month's global WannaCry ransomware attack should be a wake up call for connected device security.
Mark Warner
6.8.17
Mirai
Mirai

Mining Bitcoin With Toasters Is the Dumbest Use of the Mirai Botnet

Good job.
Jordan Pearson
4.11.17
Internet of Shit
Internet of Shit

Hackers Can Easily Hijack This Dildo Camera and Livestream the Inside of Your Vagina (Or Butt)

The Internet of Shit gets up close and personal.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.3.17
The internet of hackable things
The internet of hackable things

A Hackable Dishwasher Is Connecting Hospitals to the Internet of Shit

Despite all kinds of internet-connected things getting pwned, manufacturers insist of putting stuff on the internet without any security.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.27.17
book excerpt
book excerpt

The Internet of Hackable Things You Don’t Own

How DRM and End User License Agreements have threatened the very idea of 'ownership.'
Aaron Perzanowski and Jason Schultz
2.21.17
Internet of Things
Internet of Things

This Teen Hacked 150,000 Printers to Show How the Internet of Things Is Shit

“It was just a night I was bored to be honest, doing random shit.”
Christopher Moyer
2.8.17
News
News

It’s Trivially Easy to Watch Porn On a Restricted Tablet Made For Kids

The infamous Internet of Things vendor VTech shows how not to do parental controls.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
12.5.16
News
News

How Hackers Could Steal Your Cellphone Pictures From Your IoT Crock-Pot

A bug in the Android app that controls Belkin’s popular smart home WeMo products allows hackers to get access to the phone’s pictures and location.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.2.16